Tag Archives: Waka Winter Classic

A ‘Thunder’ous throwdown

February 25th, 2013 at 11:41 am

While national headliners get the bulk of the attention at music festivals, a few of our local festivals provide great opportunities for local acts, too. That’s certainly been the case at Wakarusa, with the Wakarusa Winter Classic sending a victor … Continue reading

Waka Winter Classic will send the Flipoff Pirates to Wakarusa

January 28th, 2013 at 12:41 pm

Congratulations are in order for local band Flipoff Pirates. The group won a contest on Friday (Jan. 25) at George’s Majestic Lounge that will add them to the lineup for the Wakarusa festival, which takes place this summer on a … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Shannon Wurst and more

January 25th, 2013 at 5:03 am

Your weekend has two options. You can go watch live music, or you can not go watch live music. I guess there are technically more, but let’s stick with the first of those options. Want to see some live music … Continue reading

The wonderful, wacky world of the Waka Winter Classic

January 18th, 2012 at 9:53 am

The temperatures outside may not say winter, but the marquee at George’s Majestic Lounge will on Thursday (Jan. 19) night. The Dickson Street venue is the home for the Waka Winter Classic, a battle of the bands competition that will … Continue reading

Want to play at Wakarusa? Here’s how…

December 22nd, 2011 at 12:53 pm

You know about Wakarusa, right? That gigantic, four-day music festival with more than 100 bands and as many as six stages of music happening simultaneously? Well, don’t you want your band to perform there? Here’s how it could happen. Each … Continue reading